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Korean Motifs 2 Floral Patterns

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Seoul, Ahn graphics and Book Publishers: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6824

ISBN: 4766104773

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Stiff wraps, minor wear, 206 pp. Dust jacket has tiny tear at upper spine edge.; 4to View more info

Aloha Spirit Hawaiian Art and Popular Design

By: Congdon-Martin, Douglas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Atglen, PA, Schiffer Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11594

ISBN: 0764304895

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Maroon cloth, both book and jacket have minor wear. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 207 pages; The magic of the Hawaiian Islands has captivated the hearts and imaginations of visitors for over 200 years. The infectious Aloha Spirit is something they take home with them not only as memories, but in tangible reminders of their trips: a shirt, a carved perfume bottle, a figurine. At the least these mementos hold cherished spots in their homes, but for those who are truly smitten, they have become the centerpieces of a complete design motif based around the Hawaiian experience. View more info

Artists of the American West A Biographical Dictionary - 2 Volumes

By: Dawdy, Doris Ostrander

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Sage Books: 1974, 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10136

ISBN: 0804006075

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Black cloth, minor wear. Dust jackets have minor rubbing, light wear and rubbing to spine ends and corners. Both volumes first editions. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 275, 344 pages View more info

Picturing America, 1497-1899(Two volumes) Prints, Maps, and Drawings Bearing on the New World Discoveries and on the Development of the Territory That is Now the United States

By: Deak, Gloria-Gilda

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12793

ISBN: 0691039992

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Includes the text volume and the volume of illustrations. The illustration volume contains 880 illustrations with some color. There is some soiling to the upper page edge of each volume, otherwise very clean inside and out. No names, bookplates, or markings. Tight. The dust jackets are also very clean. There is a 1/4" tear and associated creasing to the upper, front edge of volume one. Quite nice. In new mylar protectors. VERY HEAVY SET AND MAY REQUIRE EXTRA POSTAGE. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 657 pages View more info

Between the Utopias New Russian Art During and After Perestroika

By: Hovalev, Andrei

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Craftsman House: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12768

ISBN: 976641050x

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Boards. The corners and spine ends are a bit bumped but all else is quite clean, unmarked, and tight. The dust jacket is very nice with some fading to the spine but without marking, creasing, or tears. ; 1985-1993; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 119 pages View more info

The Dictionary of British Artists 1880-1940

By: Johnson, J. and A. Greutzner

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Antique Collectors Club: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9727

ISBN: 0902028367

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Blue cloth, very minor wear, previous owner's blindstamp on ffep, book store sticker on ffep. Dust jacket has slight wear. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 567 pages View more info

Rauschenberg/art and Life

By: Kotz, Mary Lynn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12364

ISBN: 0810937522

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Foxing to the upper page edges, a few very minor spots to the fore edge. The interior is very tight and clean. The dust jacket is rubbed but has no tears or chips. Inscribed and signed by the author on the half-title page. This is dated 1990. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 320 pages; Signed by Author View more info

George Bellows American Artist

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ecco Pr: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14982

ISBN: 0880014377

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Half cloth and boards. Signed without inscription by Oates on the title page. There is foxing to the upper and lower board edges and also the page edges. Very tight and otherwise clean. The dust jacket is very clean. Not price clipped. ; Writers on Art; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Mexico Splendors of Thirty Centuries

By: Paz, Octavio - Introduction

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bulfinch Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12367

ISBN: 0821217976

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Thick clothbound. A very clean copy. The interior is completely unmarked. There is some minor soiling to the top page edges. The dust jacket is lightly worn, rubbed. There is a 1/4" tear to the mid-spine edge area. Some toning to the front flap. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 712 pages View more info

I Dont Want No Retro Spective, the Works of Edward Ruscha

By: Ruscha, Edward & Dave Hickey & Peter Plagens & Anne Livet & Henry T. Hopkins

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hudson Hills: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15123

ISBN: 0933920229

Condition: Very Good+


Quarto softcover. "First Edition" stated. A very tight, solid, unmarked copy. A bit of wear to the lower corner. Laid in loose is a 8-page exhibition brochure that appears to have been given away at the time of the book's publication. The covers match the book and include illustrations in black & white. The brochure has light wear. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 182 pages View more info

Sisley

By: Shone, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 1999

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 11585

ISBN: 0714838926

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Stiff wraps, like new. Dust jacket has slight wear. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 240 pages; A survey of the life and work of Alfred Sisley, one of the leading exponents of the Impressionist movement. The text examines how Sisley's painting life was devoted to the landscape. The author examines the tonal balance of such celebrated paintings as the snow-scenes of the Paris suburbs, views of the flooded Seine at Port-Marly and the colourful regattas on the Thames. The author recognizes that full recognition for the artist and his work only began after his relatively early death and argues that ... View more info